Welcome to the Town of Murphy

Welcome to Murphy, North Carolina! Please take a minute and let us tell you about ourselves. Murphy, North Carolina, is the county seat of Cherokee County located in the heart of the Appalachian Mountains. Murphy is an old town with its origin dating back to 1839. Downtown is beautiful with tree lined streets and many historic buildings restored to their original state. Murphy has restaurants, many unique shops, and other interesting establishments all within walking distance in the heart of town. Recreational activities are unlimited from local trout streams to mountain biking. Hiwassee Lake is considered one of the most beautiful in the state. Murphy offers something for every sports enthusiast.If you are looking for a beautiful small town in the mountains, look no further. Murphy with its population of 1700 people resembles a Norman Rockwell painting. It is indeed, small town life at the very best. We look forward to seeing you!

TOWN & INFORMATION

Downtown Information

History  |  Statistics  |  Directions

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SURROUNDING AREAS

Points of Interests & Local Events

Points of Interest  |  Events  |  Holidays Events
 
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LOCAL & GOVERNMENT

Town and County Government

Mayor's Office  |  Town Council  |  County Information

Upcoming Events

1Dec
12.01.2017 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Murphy's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting
2Dec
12.02.2017 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Murphy's Annual Hometown Christmas Parade
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Holidays and More

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